4-Year-Old Boy

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Boy Critically Injured In Six-Story Fall

About 8:30 p.m., the boy fell from a window on the sixth floor of an eight-story building in the 6500 block of South King Drive, police said.



Driver Questioned After Boy, 4, Killed In Dan Ryan Crash

Franklin Leon Jackson, Jr., 4, was ejected from the SUV’s rear passenger window.


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4-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Shoots Himself In Gary

The child found the gun under the couch at his family’s home in the 1900 block of Rhode Island Street in Gary.


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Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Likely Factor In Death Of Yorkville Father, Son

Carbon monoxide poisoning was likely a contributing factor in the death of a 4-year-old boy and his father who were found dead at the father’s Yorkville home.



No Public Safety Threat After Man, Boy Found Dead In Yorkville Home

Yorkville Police Chief Rich Hart said Thursday that police are not looking for any suspects in the case and there is no danger to the public.


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Man, Boy Found Dead At Yorkville Home

A 35-year-old man and a 4-year-old boy were found dead Wednesday in a home in west suburban Yorkville, police said Thursday morning.


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4-Year-Old Boy Accidentally Sets Fire To Mattress, Burns Down House In Carpentersville

A 4-year-old boy playing with a lighter started a fire that destroyed a home in Carpentersville Thursday.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

A 4-year-old boy was hospitalized after falling out of a second-floor window at 729 E. 38th St. (Credit: CBS)

Boy, 4, Falls From 2nd Floor Window

A 4-year-old boy was rushed to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after he fell from a second-floor window on the South Side.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2012

The Glenview Park District pool where a young boy drowned Friday. (CBS)

Report: Family Furious About Lack Of Answers In Boy’s Drowning

A little boy drowned during a visit to a public pool in Glenview last Friday, and his family has since been trying to learn exactly what happened — reportedly with little success.

CBS Chicago–06/21/2012

Tree Branch Injures Boy

$1.55M For Family Of Boy Hit By Branch

The City Council Finance Committee is recommending approval of a $1.55 million settlement for a 4-year-old boy who suffered brain damage from a falling parkway tree branch.

CBS Chicago–02/07/2011